This is a definitive new account of Britain's economic evolution from a backwater of Europe in 1270 to the hub of the global economy in 1870. A team of leading economic historians reconstruct Britain's national accounts for the first time right back into the thirteenth century to show what really happened quantitatively during the centuries leading up to the Industrial Revolution. Contrary to traditional views of the earlier period as one of Malthusian stagnation, they reveal how the transition to modern economic growth ...

British Economic Growth, 1270-1870 2015, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge

ISBN-13: 9781107676497

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British Economic Growth, 1270-1870 2015, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge

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